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Make Data Work
March 13–14, 2017: Training
March 14–16, 2017: Tutorials & Conference
San Jose, CA

Rajesh Bhargava
Engineering leader, Visa

Rajesh Bhargava is an engineering leader at Visa, where he currently leads the effort to offer the Hadoop Platform as a Service (PaaS). Prior to that, as a Director and founding member of a predictive analytics startup, he built scalable platforms for predictive analytics, segmentation & real-time recommendations. At Yahoo, as an engineering lead, he helped define and design a number of audience and advertiser analytics solutions. Rajesh holds a bachelor’s degree in computer science and a master’s in computer applications.


4:20pm5:00pm Thursday, March 16, 2017
Enterprise adoption
Location: LL20 C Level: Intermediate
Nandu Jayakumar (Oracle), Rajesh Bhargava (Visa)
Average rating: *****
(5.00, 2 ratings)
Visa is transforming the way it manages data: database appliances are giving way to Hadoop and HBase, and proprietary ETL is being replaced by Spark. Nandu Jayakumar and Rajesh Bhargava discuss the adoption of big data practices at this conservative financial enterprise and contrasts it with the adoption of the same ideas at Nandu's previous employer, a web/ad-tech company. Read more.